See main listing in General section under "Art Supplies."
An unidentified man sitting in front of the Cruger Island "ruins," probably in the early decades of the 20th century. credit Courtesy Egbert Benson Historical Society of Rec Hook
by Robin Cherry
How 19th century German romanticism once brought Mayan artifacts to Cruger Island of Red Hook.
by Cynthia Owen Philip
New York struggles to define acceptable limits to the developers' thirst for natural gas.
by Teresa Vilardi
For almost a century this family has been farming the precincts along White School House Road in Rhinbeck.
by Rob Rubsam
Susan Kayne of Unbridled TV and Clermont Farms is determined to change the horse culture of New York State . . . the sooner the better.
by Mary Leonard
The Rhinebeck Science Foundation has come through on the technology front, especially for Rhinebeck's middle schoolers.
Building & Home
Food & Wine
Health & Wellness
by Naomi Kennedy
Whether considered a disease or a disorder, the musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and multiple tender points of fibromyalgia are a very real phenomenon to the millions who suffer from them.
by Kathryn Matthews
Plastics are everywhere in our kitchen and around our foods . . . but at what cost to health?
Dutchess/Columbia Community Businesses
The Center for Healthy Aging at Northern Dutchess Hospital is a resource for patients 65 & older and their families. We provide inpatient, outpatient & transitional care for aging adults. After a full geriatric assessment, we share our insights and expert advice with patients, caregivers and primary care providers. Our director, Dr. Jodi Friedman, is a family practice physician with fellowship training and additional qualifications in geriatrics. We offer many services to assist older adults, and can tailor these services to an individual's needs. Services available include physical and occupational therapy; Parkinson's disease speech and movement program; prevention of falls program; medically based fitness center; alternative medicine therapies such as massage and acupuncture; "safe at home" assessments in conjunction with the Rhinebeck Town Board; outpatient nutritional counseling; community education and events. For more information please call.
6511 Springbrook Avenue, Rhinebeck
I travel to your home to provide personalized service for your family pets: food, fresh water, clean cat litter, dog walks, and some love & attention. Kennel Pick-up/Drop-off service. Bonded, insured, references. Serving Rhinebeck and surrounding areas.
A wondrous world of discovery and imagination. Half day classes offered for two, three and four year olds.
The Chocolate Factory 54 Elizabeth St., Red Hook
Pizza, calzones, stromboli, hot & cold & parmigiana heros—and full Italian dinner menu. Homemade sauces, pizza dough, & desserts (cheese cake, cannoli & specials). Directions from 9G: go east at Germantown light and take first left.
85 Palatine Park Rd., Germantown
Enjoy the taste and sounds of Italy in an intimate and warm setting right here in Rhinebeck. Dishes from the Italian homeland with gourmet artistry and local bounty. Call about catering or to book a private party. Midweek prix fixe dnners. Find Puccini Ristorante on Facebook. Venite à trovarci presto! Grazie!
22 Garden St., Rhinebeck
Quatrefoil...Stewardship for your property. We are a residential building and design firm specializing in the restoration and renovation of historic homes. Reach us at:
When it's time for a break from the ordinary! Serving breakfast, lunch & grab & go prepared meals. We thrive to provide high quality food & catering with attention to detail & eye appealing presentation. Espresso and cappuccino drinks. See also, under "Caterers."
One E. Market St., Red Hook
Founded in 1975, Oblong Books & Music is the largest independent bookseller in the Mid-Hudson Valley. With a vibrant children's book & toy section, a large bargain books selection, and a knowledgeable staff, Oblong is sure to have something for everyone. Open daily. Author events calendar at oblongbooks.com..
26 Main Street, Millerton
Conservatory-trained pianist (Oberlin, B. Mus. Piano Performance) offers instruction at her Milan studio, ages 4 & up. Full range of musical skills: technique, repertoire, reading, ear-training, theory, composition, ensemble playing.
86 St. Paul Rd., Milan
Lessons for adults & children.
Professional musicians welcome. Piano for beginners through advanced.
jazz improvisation for students of all instruments & voice. Music reading, composition, theory & harmony. See also under "Entertainment" and "Wedding Services."
House cleaning offered by an experienced professional. Can arrange for window cleaning. Reasonable rates. Call for references.
518-965-2363 or 518-537-5507
This well established Montessori school is now offering full and half day programs with aftercare. Enroll now for fall 2013. Contact Ronnie Hazzard, MS Ed.
109 Albany Road, Kingston
Save money on taxes. Reduce property maintenance costs. Create an agricultural assessment. Eliminate expensive brush hogging. Convert your woodlands and overgrown pastures into hay production or other agricultural uses. We will perform all phases of land preparation, including drainage, excavation, fencing, planting, as well as cutting at no expense to landowner. Please call for free property consultation and estimates.
129 Yantz Rd., Red Hook
Clinical Psychologist & MindBody Nutrition Coach offering services to individuals with concerns around weight, eating and body image. An holistic approach that can transform reliance on limiting beliefs and habits into trust in the inherent wisdom of body and mind.
Offices in Woodstock and Rhinebeck